Dr. Tudor Oprea has over two decades of knowledge and data mining in drug discovery, with focus on translational informatics, cheminformatics, drug repurposing and virtual screening. Fifteen years of conceptual development for chemical space exploration, including leadlike and druglike properties for high-throughput screening and synthesis. Strong biomedical background with previous clinical and pharmaco-physiological training. One book as editor (Wiley-VCH), three US patents, five pending patent applications, and over 140 peer-reviewed papers published since 1993. Member of the ACS and AAPS; recipient of the Hansch award (2002) and the AAPS Journal Best manuscript award (2013).